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  • 1228 11th St. and Ninth Street between Sam Houston Memorial Drive and Ryan's Ferry Road, HUNTSVILLE
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  • Dates: March 2, 2023
  • Location: Gibbs-Powell House and Oakwood Cemetery
  • Time: March 2
Celebrate Texas Independence Day and Sam Houston's birthday in historic Huntsville. The day features a coffee reception at the Gibbs-Powell House at the Walker County Museum, and a gravesite ceremony honoring "the father of Texas" at Oakwood Cemetery; plus, music, speakers, the "baptized Texan" ceremony for new residents (register online to be included), and a luncheon hosted by the Walker County Historical Commission.